Volunteer Impact

Gratitude Corner

The ability of the Foundation to continue to expand the scope of our projects depends on the generous donation of time, money, and spirit from individuals.

We appreciate each and every donation and contribution. For their outstanding contributions, we would like to give honorable mention to these individuals.
Leslie & Don Reidlinger – for opening their home to the foundation for our first Volunteer BBQ and to Leslie for coordinating all the food.

Tara Kabatoff of Fourge Marketing – for her patience and skill in guiding us through our first Annual Report and organization and coordination of our new website.

Ron Vermeulen – for his commitment and inspiration for growth and development to the Foundation.

Randy Atchison & Gwen Sterenberg – for providing the playground and trailer for our float in the Canmore Canada Day Parade.

Bjarke Poulsen and his 1940 Chevrolet truck – for kindly pulling our float in the Canmore Canada Day Parade.

Gulshan Lodhi and Yusuf Mnyusiwalla – for the coordination and successful delivery of two maternity beds to Oldeani hospital.

Donna Bradley – for all her creative efforts and attention to detail with our golf tournament and belief and commitment to the Foundation.

Charlotte Vermeulen – for her enthusiasm and awesome job on the Nicaragua blog.

Roy and Erma Wilson – for being our longest, continuous, generous donors.

Patrick Grace – for helping us through our financials even though he was on a field trip in Zambia.

Ted Lefebvre – for his contagious passion and love of life. Thanks for leading the Ecuador trip.

Adrienne Duffy – for her support of Mary and the Board, and her gift of thinking outside the box.

Genevieve Soler – for pursuing her dream with passion and creating a leadership model for young Aboriginal students.

EkoRural – Ross and team – for making an awesome volunteer experience for our volunteers to work alongside the farmers from seed to market.

Jeanne Look and Marc Blatte – for their positive spirit and perseverance during the Nicaragua Playground project. The dream became the reality.

Andre Matthews – for his continuous support and creative ideas with our programs in the Caribbean.

Rachel Tidlund – our summer intern, whose enthusiasm and “I can do that” attitude is assisting us immensely.

Nicole Entz – for her passion and organizational skills in managing and coordinating the medical trips.

To all generous Canmore Stores – who are donating silent auction items to our Golf Tournament.

Bob McMahon – for always being there … our rock!